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West Branch Toledo Library – Children’s Area

 

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Quetzalcoatlus

The Toledo Zoo was looking to create an exhibit to demonstrate to the public the evolution of flight.  They came to us to see what could really bring some interest to the project.  We all decided that an ultra-realistic sculpture of the largest flying animal to ever exist on planet earth would be a nice […]

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Farnsworth Metropark

  Graphite Design + Build was involved in the one-of-a-kind Farnsworth Metropark interactive sculpture area from design phase to completion.  We worked with the Toledo Metroparks from the beginning to include every important element from the surrounding park in the design of the new play area.  A turtle, a Great Blue Heron, a buckeye leaf, […]

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Pearson Metropark

Graphite Design + Build is right in the middle of our largest project to date, an entire interactive sculpture area for Pearson Metropark. We’ve teamed up again with Toledo Metroparks to create another one-of-a-kind experience for visitors to the park. You may have seen our creations at Secor Metropark and Farnsworth Metropark, but this current […]

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Animal Faces

The animal masks that Graphite Design + Build creates are custom and one-of-a-kind for any zoo or park looking for a different kind of interactive sculpture.  These pieces provide children with both a learning experience and a great photo-op.  You may have seen some of our work at the Toledo Zoo, or Indianapolis Zoo.  Each […]

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Treehouse Playground

Installed in May of 2012, we built this playground for the Indianapolis Zoo as part of the new Flights of Fancy bird exhibit. This unique play area is an interactive environment where children can touch, play, and climb. They can even enjoy the scenery from a kid’s eye point of view in this custom treehouse. […]

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Bleakhouse

We made the sign that welcomes customers to BleakHouse, a downtown Toledo coffee shop.  We also created custom wood tables made of old doors as well as a mural, giving the shop a modern but cozy feel.  

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Beaver

We created 5 full-sized bronze beaver sculptures for the Lincoln Nebraska Children’s Science Center.  Measuring about 3 feet tall, these  chemical resistant, impact resistant, UV proof sculptures are at home in a playful interactive area.  They can play too – they were built to shoot water from their mouths.  

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